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Commissioner's Corner

This is the part of our site where you can find various recent articles and speeches by European Commissioners, some of them exclusive to these pages and others also published elsewhere.

Facebook and Twitter told us they would tackle ‘fake news’. They failed.

Tech giants signed up to our EU code to counter disinformation – but with key elections looming, they are falling short
By Sir Julian King, European Commissioner for the Security Union, and Mariya Gabriel, Commissioner for Digital Economy and Society, Guardian published 28/02/2019

European Reference Networks provide life-changing help for those suffering with rare diseases, but solid referral pathways need to be set up so patients from anywhere in the EU can be treated by the best specialists in Europe.
By Vytenis Andriukaitis, European Commissioner for Health and Food Safety 28/02/2019

Message for World Heart Day 29/09/2017 by Vytenis Andriukaitis European Commissioner for Health and Food Safety,"Food and drink policies for better heart health"

As a European security chief, I can tell you about the EU's plans to tackle terrorism Julian King, European Commissioner for the Security Union, Independent published 24/08/2017.

The future of European industry is digital
Andrus Ansip, Günther H. Oettinger, Elżbieta Bieńkowska and Carlos Moedas

EU Science, Research and Innovation Commissioner Carlos Moedas makes the case for open science to Times Higher Education , 03/03/2016